OSFC “Draws the Line” on Keystone XL Opponents’ Climate Claims

“The fact that McKibben and his organization have made the proposed pipeline the bête noire of the entire environmental movement—and the litmus test by which they vow to judge President Obama’s integrity on the environment—seems arbitrary.” – BusinessWeek Click above to view the complete infographic. Ever since President Obama said that approval of Keystone XL […]

Five Year Anniversary: List of Reasons to Build Keystone XL is “Now Nearly as Long as the Pipeline Itself”

New OSFC Infographic Highlights Major American Projects Built within Five Years [Click on the infographic to enlarge] Five years ago today, TransCanada submitted its application to build the full Keystone XL pipeline. Normally anniversaries are a cause for celebration, but this is an anniversary that marks the delay of major benefits to the American people: […]

The Truth about Exports vs. “Political Theater” and “Stunts”

1)    KXL is not a crude export pipeline 2)    The vast majority of crude oil refined in the U.S. has remained in the U.S. (products not used or in limited demand in the U.S. have been exported) 3)    President Obama’s National Export Initiative calls for doubling exports by the end of next year; any petroleum […]

Another Keystone XL Delay?

After nearly five years of review, after all the questions on Keystone XL have been answered and all opponents’ charges have been debunked, news outlets are reporting that Keystone XL could suffer yet another delay, thanks to opponents’ stall tactics. Today the State Department Inspector General’s office told reporters that their latest inquiry on conflict […]

OSFC New Pamphlet: “Why Americans Say Yes to Keystone XL”

OSFC New Pamphlet: “Why Americans Say Yes to Keystone XL” Click here to view and download the: “Why Americans Say Yes to Keystone XL” pamphlet. Today, Oil Sands Fact Check is releasing a fourteen page pamphlet, “Why Americans Say Yes to Keystone XL,” detailing the numerous reasons the American people overwhelmingly want Keystone XL to […]

Keystone’s Paper Anniversary

One year after gaining presidential approval, the Gulf Coast Project demonstrates the economic potential of a full Keystone XL line Economic growth and job creation are well underway in Oklahoma and Texas one year after President Obama promised to give the support of the administration for the southern leg of the Keystone XL pipeline, known […]